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Methods of Persuasion and Manipulation In our Society

In persuasion and manipulation, all people intensify some elements and downplay others.   The techniques common to all.  These are: to intensify, by means of repetition, association, composition; and to downplay, by means of omission, diversion, confusion.

Exploring techniques that are commonly used to manipulate individuals by means of persuasion, seduction and manipulation, found in written texts, language, images, advertising, organisational media promotions, speechs and political campaigns

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